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The purpose of the Librarians Network is to promote librarians as leaders and champions of educational technology and digital literacy. The key mission is to provide a professional learning community where librarians can leverage technology knowledge and expertise to improve school library programs, increase access to information, and foster strong teaching and learning environments in a connected world.


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    RE: Kajeet Hot Spots

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    I've attached the agreement we use with secondary students. ------------------------------ Cathi Fuhrman Library Department Supervisor Hempfield School District ------------------------------

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    Kajeet Hot Spots

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    Hello, In an effort to help with digital equity, my school has recently purchased some Kajeet Hot Spots so that students who are in need can check these out for internet access at home.  Our school is 1:1 but these students who have no internet or are ...

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    reating a Culture of Collaboration: Strategies for Building Partnerships  Register Here Thursday, April 25, 2019, 3 PM Central Time/4 PM Eastern Time Presented by: Ellen Stolarski, Librarian St. Marys Area Middle School St. Marys, Pennsylvania ...

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    There are just 10 days left to submit a proposal for the ISTE Librarians Network Playground. The ISTELIB Playground was the most attended playground of ISTE 2018, and it was because of the amazing presenters like you! What's it like presenting at ...

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  • $10k Grant Opportunity: Infy Maker Awards

    Hi all! Passing on some info we received about a grant opportunity ISTE members might be interested in:

    2.5 Weeks Left to Apply for $10,000 for Maker Education!

    Infy Maker Awards, a competition hosted by Infosys Foundation USA  is open to K-12 schools and youth-serving organizations who aim to create more opportunities for students to engage in hands-on, interdisciplinary learning through making in the U.S. This includes makerspaces, libraries, museums, community centers, colleges and non-profit organizations. Online applications for the competition will close on Feb. 21, 2019. The contest rules are available here

    The online application process is easy and consists of a few short questions about your project, a 90 second video and one letter of support from an organization that your organization has previously worked with. The grant can be used for a variety of purposes including: materials and equipment, structural improvements, additional professional development, projects for students, impact and assessment research or community outreach and engagement. Apply online today! Read More